Longtime art supply store, Max's Art Supplies, shuts down in Westport

Longtime art supply store shuts down

Max's has been in business for local artists for 59 years.

A longtime art supply store in downtown Westport closed its doors for good this weekend.

Loyal customers of Max’s Art Supplies attended a goodbye party yesterday, thrown by the owner. According to owner Shirley Mellor, Max’s was once a thriving hub for local artists.

“We had so many wonderful friends and so many wonderful artists,” says Mellor. “This was truly a community of artists...

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